The Central States VHF Society, Inc. is soliciting papers, presentations, and Poster
displays for the 46th Annual CSVHFS Conference on 26–28 July, 2012. Papers,
presentations, and Posters on all aspects of weak-signal VHF
and above amateur radio are requested. You do not need to attend the conference, nor present your paper, to have it published in the Proceedings.
Posters will be displayed during the two days of the Conference.
|Antennas including Modeling/Design, Arrays, and Control;
Test Equipment including Homebrew, Using, and making measurements
|Construction of equipment, such as Transmitters, Receivers, and Transverters
||Operating including Contesting, Roving, and DXpeditions
|RF power amps including Single and Multi-band Vacuum Tube and solid-state
||Propagation including Ducting, Sporadic E, Tropospheric and Meteor Scatter, etc.
|Pre-amplifiers (low noise)
||Digital Modes WSJT, JT65, etc.
|Software-defined Radio (SDR)
||Digital Signal Processing (DSP)
Non-weak signal topics, such as FM, Repeaters, packet radio, etc., are generally not considered
acceptable. However, there are always exceptions. Please contact the folks below if you have any questions
about the suitability of a topic.
Deadline for submissions
Strong editorial preference will be given to those papers that are written and formatted specifically for publication, rather than as visual presentation aids.
- For the Proceedings: Monday, June 15th, 2012
- For Presentations delivered at the conference: Tuesday, 26 June 2012
- For NOTIFYING US you will have a Poster to be displayed at the
conference: Tuesday, 26 June 2011. Bring your poster with
you on the 26th of July.
Electronic formats (preferred)
Upload to a web site for subsequent downloading
On media (CD/DVD, USB stick/thumb drive)